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May 08

Indica as a Sleep Aid – Myth or Reality?

What is a strain? A strain is defined in horticulture as the variations that can be found among a plant’s cultivated variety.  It is also used to call the offspring coming from modified plants. The plant cannabis, or more commonly known as hemp or marijuana, has strains consisting of either hybrid of pure plants. There …

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Apr 12

Eight Easy Ways to Protect Endangered Bird Species

Today many wild species including birds are on the verge of extinction due to changes to their environment, hunting and other human activities that are causing threats to their well-being. Such species are termed as endangered and immediate measures need to be taken to save or restore their habitats. There are various organizations such as …

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Mar 21

A Guide to Perfect Cannabis: Using LED Grow Lights

Grow lights are critical when it comes to indoor cannabis gardening. Choosing the right grow light depends on a host of factors, among them, the number of plants you intend to have, the grow space and the growing stage. And why do you need to get the right grow light? Would any LED grow light …

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Mar 02

How Do LED Grow Lights Help Plants In Cold Weather?

LED Grow Lights are one of the newest phenomena in the market. Indoor growers find it hard to get natural light, and that’s where LED Grow Lights come in handy. Sunlight is the perfect balance of different wavelengths. In the cold weather, it’s tough to get natural sunlight, and in some places, there’s a lack …

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Feb 12

3 Deadly Secrets About Chemical Cleaners That You Need to Know

Adverts portray household cleaners as totally safe to use; but the reality is actually more sinister than you would expect. While these chemical cleaners are useful in sanitizing, degreasing, washing, and whitening our surfaces and clothes, they also contain 3 chemicals that are harmful to our water and air because they contribute to smog, reduce …

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Jan 17

How to Go Green When Keeping a Fish Tank at Home

One aspect of keeping an aquarium which many people don’t think about is the impact on the environment, for example, from the increased energy usage for lights, heaters and filters, as well as the impact of removing fish from the natural environment for domestic use. But it is possible to be green while running a …

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Dec 19

8 Tips for Creating a Beautiful Garden

Having a beautiful garden is the dream for many of them, but it’s essential that you spend some time to take care of it so that you can keep your garden attractive, impressive and pleasant. The various design combination, colors, flavors, fragrance, sounds from insect and birds in garden gets attracted to the different type …

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Oct 31

5 Sustainable Ways to Manage an Eco-Friendly Garden

It is easy to assume that owning a garden is eco-friendly enough, but not quite! Sure, you are planting shrubs and flowers and reducing the amount of C02 gases in the atmosphere, but how are you doing it? Some chemicals used in planting may be the very antithesis of what you are trying to achieve …

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Sep 21

Simple Ways to Create a Greener Office and Save Money

Green offices are all the rage, yet many businesses do little more than pay lip service to the idea of reducing their carbon footprint. Smaller businesses consider such exercises a waste of time. What they fail to realize, however, is that going green does more than help the environment – it also saves money. Reducing …

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Sep 12

6 Top Tips for an Eco-Friendly Garden

With climate change at the back of everyone’s minds, it’s hard to know where to start when it comes to doing our bit for the environment. There are some obvious solutions such as walking more and spending less time in the shower, but making just a few changes in your garden can make a world of difference. Follow …

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Aug 24

6 Green Wedding Catering Tips for Your Perfect Day

While planning a wedding can be both exhilarating and stressful for a bride and groom, it can seem even harder when you are planning a green wedding. As more and more people are focusing on green products and lifestyles, many couples are working hard to make sure they have a positive impact on the environment. …

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Aug 07

5 of the Most Powerful Medicinal Plants

Modern Western medicine is said to be among the best available in the world. And who could argue? Advances made in surgical procedures, trauma treatment and infectious disease control are nothing short of miraculous. But there are also some downsides to modern medicine. Medications are often used as an intervention to treat the symptoms of …

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